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The plan is for Wall, who is owed more than $130 million over the next three seasons, to reunite with Bradley Beal and lead a cadre of young players when the season begins in late December.

Like Westbrook, he is owed more than $130 million over the next three seasons.

She was among more than two dozen people living in the home of a woman to whom they allegedly owed immigration debts, in addition to rent and other expenses.

This isn’t to say he owes you anything beyond taking your concerns seriously.

Two months ago, a woman in Düsseldorf, Germany, died after delays in treatment owing in part to a cyberattack on the hospital where she was being taken.

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And much of the credit to her transformation is owed to a finishing school that caters to women just like her.

He also elected not to take advantage of a recent tax amnesty whereby he could have paid back just 10 percent of what he owed.

That the song has become so indelible is likely owed to the fact that we can all sort of relate.

LePage owed his election in 2010 to a split opposition, as he won a tight three-way race over Cutler and Democrat Libby Mitchell.

By 2013, the company owed the lender about $35,000 per month—solely in interest payments—and imploded in debt.

Having seen no service, he owed his appointment largely to his conceit and good looks.

Ill-natured people said that Mrs. Charmington owed a great deal to Messrs. Jones.

He owed the promoters of the old townsite of Dallas more than he was likely to pay very soon, but they still were his friends.

This rascal was owed a debt for the indignity he had offered the sahib in the village, and now he was paid in full.

That was how I learnt the strangest tale that ever a man was told, and knew the miracle to which I owed my life.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to owed, such as: overdue, payable, unpaid, unsettled, expected, and mature.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.